This litigation relates to Starters purchased directly from a Defendant.

"Starters" refers to electric motors that are used to start internal combustion engines.

Settlements with the MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, HIAMS, DENSO, and MITSUBA Defendants were previously approved by the Court.

The Court has granted preliminary approval of a proposed settlement with the Bosch Defendants and will hold a hearing on final approval of the Bosch settlement and related matters on November 5, 2020. Click here to see more information about the Mitsubishi Electric, HIAMS, DENSO, MITSUBA, and Bosch settlements.

If you purchased Starters in the United States directly from any of the Defendants during the period of January 1, 2000 through March 12, 2018, you may be a member of the Mitsubishi Electric, HIAMS, DENSO, MITSUBA, or Bosch Settlement Classes. If you remained in the Mitsubishi Electric, HIAMS, DENSO, or MITSUBA Settlement Classes, or if you choose to remain in the Bosch Settlement Class, and you wish to share in the settlement proceeds attributable to that settlement, you must complete and submit a valid Claim Form no later than November 21, 2020.

Please click here if you have any questions concerning this litigation, or need any additional information.

Important Dates

  • October 5, 2020
    Bosch Settlement Opt Out Deadline
  • October 5, 2020
    Objection Deadline
  • November 21, 2020
    Claim Filing Deadline
  • November 5, 2020 at 2 p.m.
    Fairness Hearing
    Video Conference